|(3 cr.) This course covers such topics as the
characteristics and qualities of light, lighting
control, principles of visual composition and
design, color, contrast, the properties of lenses,
how film emulsions and image sensors react to
light, filters, matte boxes and other image
control devices, metering and exposure control,
the effective use of various lighting instruments
and accessories, electrical safety and the basics
of gripping and gaffing on set and on location.
Students learn in an active, hands-on workshop
environment and produce a major project.
Prerequisite: FVI 345 or permission of the
Prerequisite: FVI 345; Every Year, Fall|